The Murder of Black Transgender Women Is Becoming a Crisis

The number of reported hate crimes has nearly doubled in Washington in the past two years

Washington Post
Jun 18, 2019 · 4 min read
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Ruby Corado, founder of Casa Ruby, an outreach center for LGBT people in Washington. Corado started the center several years ago. Photo: Linda Davidson/The Washington Post via Getty Images

By Petula Dvorak

“They’re just getting so blunt,” Ruby Corado said. “It’s just out there. It used to be more isolated.”

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